Early inheritance has thorns warns expert

EXPECTATIONS of a parent's inheritance being large enough to help fund a home purchase by their children, can have challenging consequences for all involved.

Your estate planning should include digital assets

WILLS: Remember to include in your will details of how you want your digital assets handled.

Digital personal records should be included in your will.

Avoid getting hooked by scammer's phishing bait

SCAM WATCH: Older Australians are particularly vulnerable to phishing scams.

Take care with sharing your details on the phone and online.

Alternative conflict resolution option for Melbourne seniors

ELDER ABUSE SOLUTIONS: Serge Sardo, CEO of FMC Mediation and Counselling, announcing the new Melbourne support service.

NEW service targets dealing with elder abuse issues from early on.

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Innovative insurance product for those 50 and over

FutureWell Insurance is excited to announce the launch of a new insurance product designed for Australians aged 50 and over.

It's no joke, private health costs are going up

Another price pike will force many older Australians out of private health insurance.

CAN you afford another increase in your health cover?

What to do after a disaster hits

Take photos before cleaning up and make a list of everything that has been damaged to assist your claim.

Take photos before cleaning up and make a list of damaged items

Learn about workers super tax treatment changes

ANDREW Heaven of WealthPartners Financial Solutions talks about important changes to tax treatment of personal superannuation contributions.

Learn how to manage changes to interest-only loans


IMPORTANT changes are being introduced to interest-only loans.

Buyer beware when it comes to Bitcoins


WHAT is Bitcoin and how exactly does it work?

Trillion dollar overhaul to give you super power

SUPERANNUATION: Government reforms planned to give consumers more power.

INDUSTRY overhaul to give consumers more control over super.

Seniors benefit from practical housing options

AFFORDABILITY & CONVENIENCE : Liberty Villa lopen plan iving area.

Housing ptions could prove win/win for seniors.

Downsizing to upsize your super

ANDREW Heaven, an AMP financial planner at WealthPartners Financial Solutions, talks about putting downsizing proceeds into super.

What to do with virtually worthless shares

WEALTH SOLUTIONS: AMP Financial Planner Andrew Heaven. of Wealth Partners Financial Solutions.

Advice on selling low-value share holdings.

The secrets behind boosting your tax return

FINANCIALLY SAVVY: follow these seven tips to help save money before the end of the financial year.

SAVE money and boost your tax return.

Should you open a second super fund?


Preparing for the superannuation changes which start on July 1.

FINANCE: What to do if your SMSF cap exceeds the limit

WEALTH SOLUTIONS: AMP Financial Planner Andrew Heaven of Wealth Partners Financial Solutions.

LEARN more SMSF tips which you may need to act on before July 1.

Get prepared for superannuation changes

SUPERANNUATION: Get prepared for changes.

PREPARE yourself for major superannuation changes.

BUDGET: top items to impact on older Australians

BUDGET: Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison.

RIGHT choices are what the government says this budget represents.

How much you really need to earn to lead a 'reasonable' life

A NEW study has revealed how much Australians really need to earn in order to enjoy a healthy standard of living.

Which to choose: Retirement village or aged-care?

Aveo Springfield has opened in Springfield Central with the Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk in attendance to officially open the new retirement unit complex.

Village exit costs have changed affecting retirement living choices.

Rethink retirement with the help from a friend

TAKING CONTROL: Joanna Maxwell with Ray Martin at the launch of her book, Rethink Your Career.

Take control of your working future with some practical tips.

Commonwealth Bank accused of money laundering

CBA accused of 53,000 contraventions.

Good, bad, ugly: Seniors get mixed news on rates

The Reserve Bank of Australia.

The RBA will keep the cash rate on hold for another month.